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Articles with keyword "Publishing"

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Life Among the Lexicographers

The Dictionary of American Regional English records what is local about our language.

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Words. Words. Words.

A new edition of Samuel Johnson’s landmark dictionary illuminates his methods.

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Reading in the Age of Google

Contemplating the future with books that talk to one another.

Portrait of Carl Sandburg

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A Workingman's Poet

Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.

Poster of Eliza from Uncle Tom's Cabin crossing the Ohio River.

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The First Great American Novel

It was Uncle Tom's Cabin.

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Through the Lens of Jack London

The writer provides photographic records of his adventures.

In Focus

Janet Daley

Janet Daley promotes reading programs in North Dakota.

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A “Mad, Hulking Carnival” of American Life

Breaking some of the rules made Tom Wolfe a better observer.

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Not Just Another Ice-Cream-Suit-Wearing, Pen-Wielding Master of the Statusphere

NEH Chairman Bruce Cole speaks with Tom Wolfe about his role as the Balzac of our times.